Cultivar Type：For Ornamental
Scientific Name：Camellia japonica 'Fred Gerald'
» English Description
American Camellia Yearbook, 1969, p.160, Reg. No.1057: A 12 year old chance seedling that first bloomed 1964. Originated by Kenneth G. Durio Jr, Opalousa, Louisiana, USA. Plant growth is upright, dense and slow with dark green leaves, 10 cm x 4 cm. The peony form bloom is 11 cm across x 7 cm deep with 15 petals and 22-28 petaloids. Red and white with yellow anthers and white filaments. Flowers mid-season to late.